We are so excited to celebrate our inaugural “It Matters to That One” gala with friends and supporters at the Pacific Club on October 4. The evening will be emceed by Dawn O’Brien, Tony Silva, and the renowned Auctioneer Joe Teipel. Guests will enjoy musical entertainment by Ben Vegas and Maila Gibson, as well as a special hula dance by longtime Merrie Monarch competitor, Tania Van Scoy.
UPDATES & REMINDERS
Attire: No shorts or slippahs! Evening dress must adhere to the Pacific Club’s dress code policy as follows: Business, Business Casual, and Aloha Attire are acceptable for both men and women.Jeans, shorts, collarless shirts, gym shoes, rubber slippers, open toed shoes for men, and any other clothing that would be considered revealing are NOT permitted.
Time: Doors open at 5:45 p.m. and event ends at 10 p.m.
Directions + Parking: Directions to The Pacific Club can be found here. Valet parking is provided.
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Food + Drinks: The evening includes pupu, champagne, and a gourmet buffet dinner.
Silent Auction: We have an incredible list of items, including a sailing adventure for eight, Eric Arakawa surfboard, wine and gift sets, and more.
Live Auction: It’s going to be a lively evening as our live auction is filled with amazing items, including a Balboa bamboo finish standup paddle board, ocean view staycation for two, and a seven night safari at Ezulwini Game Lodges!
We are delighted to be partnering with various members of our local community for this fundraising and awareness event:
Diamond Title Sponsor:
Special thanks to Kate Aspen and Under a Hula Moon for donating beautiful gifts for our gala guests and sponsored tables, and to all of our generous in-kind donors!
We are thrilled to announce another major milestone! Just this summer, Hoʻōla Nā Pua was conditionally approved to st
August 12, 2014
“Ho`ōla Nā Pua, meaning ‘New Life for Our Children,’ was founded to shine light onto the dark criminal enterprise of sex trafficking, placing the health of Hawaii’s youth at the center of our mission and vision for our community.”